A 42-year-old woman was shot twice by a gunman while in the company of her husband outside their home in Carapo. The incident occurred at about 5:30 pm on Monday. Police said the woman and her 34-year-old husband were approached by a man known to them. The man pulled out a gun and began beating the woman’s husband with it on the head.
The gunman then pointed the gun at the woman and shot her twice, then ran away. An alarm was raised and the injured couple was taken for medical treatment at the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex. The 42-year-old woman is listed in serious condition. Police reported that the suspect has been identified and an arrest is imminent. WPC Emmanuel is continuing inquiries.